Nevada entering into `lean period' for educational technology funding

January 1999
Electronic Education Report;01/13/99, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p5
Trade Publication
Focuses on the Nevada Legislature's plans to reduce the budget for state-funded programs, including educational technology, in preparation for an economic slowdown in 1999. Minimal electronic-rate (e-rate) funding received by the state; Education department's completion of a major revision of its statewide technology plan.


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